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COBE Rocket - Satellite Information

Designation
Spacetrack catalog number 20323
COSPAR ID 1989-089-B
Name in Spacetrack catalog DELTA 1 R/B

Satellite Details

Orbit 680 x 781 km, 97.1°
Category Rocket body
Country/organisation of origin United States
Intrinsic brightness (Magnitude) 4.7 (at 1000km distance, 50% illuminated)
Maximum brightness (Magnitude)3.0 (at perigee, 100% illuminated)

Launch

Date (UTC) 18 November 1989 14:34
Launch siteVandenberg AFB,
United States
Launch vehicle Delta 5920-8

Description

Delta-189 upper stage which launched the Cosmic Background Explorer Satellite
View from orbit pole
 

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